PSYCHIATRIC NURSES ASSOCIATION of Ireland

PSYCHIATRIC NURSES ASSOCIATION of Ireland
Tel: 045 852300 Email: info@pna.ie

Ms Aisling Culhane Research & Development Advisor PNA
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CPD PROGRAMMES JANUARY-MAY 2019

I am delighted to present our new CPD Programme for January-May 2019.

Building on the success of the last programme, new programmes have been developed which will hopefully be of interest to you clinically and professionally. These programmes are designed to enhance your understanding and confidence, contribute to the development of your personal and professional development and enable you to support your clinical practice with up-to-date, evidence-based knowledge.

For more details on our CPD Programmes please contact Ms Elayne Melia on +353 045 852300

PNA RCSI Courses Timetable

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On completion of this course the successful participant will have a better understanding of the definition, classification and social implications of Dual Diagnosis of mental health and addiction. The participant will have gained confidence in discussing the treatment approached for patients/clients with a dual diagnosis.

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Event Date 20-02-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 20-02-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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http://www.rcsi.ie/fnm_annualconference

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Event Date 27-02-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 28-02-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Price €100

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On completion of this course the successful participant will have a better awareness and understanding of maternal mental health problems and their effect on pregnancy, childbirth, parenting and infant well-being. The participant will be aware of the effective perinatal mental health care and interventions available.

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Event Date 05-03-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 05-03-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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This short programme will provide registered nurses working in the area of mental health nursing with evidenced based knowledge to develop their theoretical and practical understanding of Advanced Nurse Practice and specifically in preparing for the ANP role. Participants' are introduced to models of advanced nurse practice that promote evidence based practice and quality care. Advanced practice is demonstrated through values based care that is driven by ethics and excellence, thereby enhancing participants' confidence, skills and competences.

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Event Date 07-03-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 07-03-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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This short programme aims to provide registered nurses & midwives with evidenced informed knowledge to develop nurses’ theoretical and practical understanding of how change management in healthcare can result in the achievement of change projects goals and vision. The content will focus on Change Management models, identifying the HSE change Model in particular.

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Event Date 12-03-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 12-03-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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This course will take place over two days. The first day will utilise audio visual materials, tutorials, personal experience and role play to develop a picture of how trauma is experienced, felt and what happens to individuals who experience trauma, at a physical, emotional, psychological and spiritual level. The second day will explore the relationship between trauma and how people live their lives afterwards, e.g. get sick, don’t thrive, develop symptoms of mental illness, etc. Using real life examples, the facilitator will introduce techniques and self-help skills that may help people who have experienced significant trauma in their lives to understand its impact and alleviate distress and challenges caused by it. Over the course of both days, participants will explore how people with traumatic history experience service delivery now and how they can do through a trauma informed approach to practice. Key to the overall approach will be participant’s exploration of how as nurses they can respond to both their own vicarious trauma and the majority of service users they work with who have experienced significant trauma in their lives.

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Event Date 02-04-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 03-04-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €140 (2 days)

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This short programme will provide registered psychiatric nurses with evidenced based knowledge to critically develop nurses' theoretical and practical understanding of the core pillars of comprehensive mental health assessment. The candidate will be introduced to the concept of the futility of mental health assessment and how the onus of data interpretation involves advanced skills of self-awareness and contemplation. The impact of mental health assessment on treatment modalities will be discussed, in particular the interpersonal and intrapersonal psychodynamic that can occur and impact on the outcome of the assessment. Given the fast-changing pace of mental health presentation, the candidate will be introduced to the contemporary presentations of transgender assessment and internet/ gaming/ pornography addiction.

IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR PNA PIN OR HAVE ANY DIFFICULTIES DURING WEBSITE REGISTRATION or THE RCSI ENROLMENT PROCESS, PLEASE CONTACT ELAYNE on 045 852300

Event Date 09-04-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 09-04-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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This introductory-level programme provides participants with the language and detailed knowledge to act as an informed member of a project management team using the best practice project methods. The programme provides a detailed overview of six stages from starting to closing a project. The programme comprises a mixture of input sessions, group exercises and workshop activities which will allow previous practical project experience to be used for analysis. All participants will be encouraged to actively participate during the practical sessions to gain maximum benefit of the programme.

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Event Date 07-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 07-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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https://horatio2019.dk/

Participatory Mental Health Scandic Sluseholmen, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Event Date 09-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 12-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Visit Horatio Website for Details

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The successful participant who completes this course will understand the definitions, causes and classifications of Eating Disorders. The participant will comprehend the basic psychological function of eating and food in our emotional lives and identify when this relationship between food, weight and shape becomes pathological. The strengths and limitations of the available treatment modalities will be discussed, paying particular attention to the psychodynamic aspects of eating disorders treatment

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Event Date 14-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 14-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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Psychosocial interventions are a range of non-pharmacological interventions which address the issues associated with mental illness from the psychological, social, personal, recreational and vocational perspective. This short CPD programme will provide participants with the knowledge and practical skills to integrate psychosocial interventions into their daily practice and care planning.

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Event Date 16-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 16-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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This programme will provide participants with a critical understanding of frailty in the elderly in the mental health setting. Participants will explore the definition of frailty and critically explore both the causes of and management of the condition. This programme will increase participants understanding of dementia and responsive behaviours. It will also provide the nurse with an understanding of how to support frailty as it presents in later life, provide a management plan to support the individuals' care needs and to provide a person centred care plan for someone with dementia and responsive behaviours.

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Event Date 16-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 16-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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The successful participant who completes this course will understand what assertiveness is, and how to differentiate this from aggression. The participant will comprehend the necessity of assertiveness as a life skill, and its impact on self-esteem, self-confidence and self-efficacy. These enable the person to feel more in control of their lives – to be active participants in life, rather than just passive victims of ‘stuff that happens’ – a major part of mental health. The programme concludes with learning the best approach to dealing with conflict.

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Event Date 23-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 23-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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This CPD programme provides registered nurses and midwives with knowledge and a critical understanding of the key issues in medication management.

The content will focus on the general principles and responsibilities around medication management, outline current NMBI and HIQA standards, the cycle of medication management, safety in medication management and also cover the key principles in intra muscular administration of medication.

IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR PNA PIN OR HAVE ANY DIFFICULTIES DURING WEBSITE REGISTRATION or THE RCSI ENROLMENT PROCESS, PLEASE CONTACT ELAYNE on 045 852300

Event Date 28-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 28-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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This short programme will provide registered nurses/midwives with evidenced based knowledge to critically develop nurses' theoretical and practical understanding of how to create a clinical learning environment (CLE). The content will focus on regulatory perspectives, defining and exploring the characteristics of a quality CLE, the principles of teaching and learning, the role of preceptorship and evidence-based teaching, clinical assessment and feedback and audit.

IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR PNA PIN OR HAVE ANY DIFFICULTIES DURING WEBSITE REGISTRATION or THE RCSI ENROLMENT PROCESS, PLEASE CONTACT ELAYNE on 045 852300

Event Date 30-05-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 30-05-2019 4:30 pm
Individual Price Member Price €70

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All programmes will be delivered in the RCSI, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2. Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm

A minimum number of 8 participants required for programme delivery.

Programme costs: €70 per per day. Two day programmes cost, €140*.

For more details on our CPD Programmes please contact Ms Elayne Melia on +353 045 852300